Tag: Onslaught

Godflesh and Onslaught for Bloodstock 2015

Godflesh and Onslaught are among the latest announcements for Bloodstock 2015. Also added to the bill are Conan, Planet of Zeus and Bast.  All five are playing the Sophie Lancaster stage throughout the 3 day weekend. Both Godflesh and Onslaught are on Sundays bill, Godflesh headlining. Conan and Bast play Friday, and Planet of Zeus on …

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Onslaught, Artillery & Demonic Resurrection Sheffield gig

Metal Veins and co attended the Onslaught, Artillery & Demonic Resurrection gig at Sheffield Academy on Friday night. Here’s a few (sweaty) photos… First on were a ‘new’ band to us here at MV. Demonic Resurrection, a “blackened death metal band from Mumbai” made a (mildly surprised) new fan out of me (being not that into death metal …

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Onslaught’s Euro tour off. UK still on.

Onslaught have announced that their European tour is suddenly cancelled. Although thankfully for UK fans, the UK tour is still going ahead. The European tour was due to start July the 4th in the Netherlands and go on til the 11th, travelling through Germany, Switzerland, Belgium and back to the Netherlands. The UK leg starts …

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UK live metal this bank holiday weekend

The weather is heating up and so is the UK live metal scene. In honour of the glorious extra day off this weekend, we have not one, but two indoor festivals, some visitors from across the Atlantic, and several regional heats of the Bloodstock play-offs. Temples festival in Bristol is a 3 day celebration of …

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More UK metal gigs added to calendar

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This week we have been updating the Metal Veins UK metal gigs calendar to include hundreds more events. There’s new dates from Onslaught, Bonded By Blood, Biohazard, Edguy, Dragon Force, Black Stone Cherry, Airbourne, At The Gates, Machine head, British Lion, Anthrax, Amon Amarth, Nile, Misfits, Black Sabbath, Lawnmower Deth and Machine Head to name but a …

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Onslaught headlining Liverpool M2TM final

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Thrashers Onslaught have just been announced as the headliners for the final of B.O.A. ‘Metal 2 The Masses, Liverpool’. No official confirmation from Onslaught yet, but the Simon Hall (of Beholder) M2TM organiser, broke the news on Facebook last night.: “Onslaught confirmed as headliners for Liverpool M2TM final. Boom!“ Metal 2 The Masses, is the …

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Uber Rock interview Onslaught’s Sy Keeler

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Jim Rowland from UberRock.co.uk sat down with Onslaught vocalist Sy Keeler to talk about the album, new drummer Mike Hourihan, the downside of touring Russia, the band’s early days, and British thrash. Edited highlights below. Link to full article at the end. The new album ‘VI’ has had a pretty amazing reaction so far, I’d …

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British thrashers Carcass and Onslaught interviews

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British thrashers Onslaught were interviewed by MetalAssault.com, where guitarist Nige Rockett talked about their newly released album ‘VI’. “Personally, I think it’s the strongest album we’ve ever made. The reviews so far have been absolutely amazing. It has nicely backed up what we were thinking ourselves, you know. I guess every band is going to …

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Tracks from Onslaught’s new album ‘VI’

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Onslaught’s album ‘VI’ was released on the 23rd of this month in the UK. Two tracks were made available for preview just before release day. ‘Chaos is King’ can be viewed on YouTube here. ‘6, 6 fucking 6’ can be listen to here (highly recommended) Both are storming tracks that don’t fuck about and showcase …

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90’s UK thrash lives again. Onslaught, Xentrix, Toranaga.

Several UK thrash bands active in the late 80’s and early 90’s are reformed, back on the road, and about to tour the UK. Onslaught and Xentrix have confirmed their dates, while Toranaga’s are still to be announced. Onslaught 9 Oct Blyth and Tyne, Northumberland 10 Oct  The Institute, Birmingham 11 Oct  Bierkeller, Bristol 12 …

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